Achilles Milton Capps

Male18 February 1821–1905

Brief Life History of Achilles Milton

When Achilles Milton Capps was born on 18 February 1821, in Big Spring, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States, his father, Josiah Syer Capps, was 28 and his mother, Celia Capps, was 28. He married Margaret Frances Dickerson on 23 May 1843, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Hardin, Kentucky, United States in 1850 and Magisterial District 1 Hardinsburg, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died in 1905, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Achilles Milton Capps
Margaret Frances Dickerson
Marriage: 23 May 1843
Alanson M. Capps
America Capps
Florentine Capps
Achilles J Capps
Catherine Capps
Anzonetta J. Capps
Milton Hains Capps
Belle Zora Capps
Mary W. Capps
Elijah James Capps

Sources (13)

  • Achillis Capps, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Achilles M Capps, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Achilles M Capps, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 May 1843Hardin, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 4

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.


    Age 5

    Historical Boundaries - 1826: Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States


    Age 25

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Capp with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Americanized form of German Kapps .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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